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Special Counsel Special Counsel
3900 Essex Lane, Suite 1110 Houston, TX 77027
Phone: 713.552.2905
Special Counsel Information Governance
3900 Essex Lane, Suite 1110 Houston, TX 77027
Phone: 713.401.2645
Special Counsel TurnKey Legal Center
3900 Essex Lane, Suite 1110 Houston, TX 77027
Phone: 713.439.0911

Special Counsel Houston

Special Counsel is Houston’s leading provider of attorney and paralegal search—as well as project staffing and document review services—to law firms and corporations. Our experienced staff of recruiters—former practicing attorneys and paralegals—can provide experienced legal professionals on a temporary basis for general workload management, litigation support, and business transaction support; as well as search and placement services for your long-term hiring needs.

Conveniently located between the Galleria and Central Business District, we offer:

  • Contract, contract-to-hire and direct-hire services
  • Local-market expertise, coupled with Special Counsel’s national resources
  • Knowledgeable, professional, and efficient services
  • Staffing and management of on-site and off-site document review teams, discovery and eDiscovery projects
  • On-demand access to configurable TurnKey Legal Center document review project space, computers and equipment for your next eDiscovery project
  • Our exclusive SightManager® document review management software featuring cutting-edge monitoring and reporting tools that allow you to manage multiple projects securely and efficiently without leaving your office

We have strong alliances with legal professional organizations, such as:

  • General Counsel Forum
  • Association of Legal Administrators (ALA)

Recent Legal Job Postings in Houston

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  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 07/12
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Compliance attorney needed for long term due diligence project. Contract attorney for about 6 months or longer needed to assist with third party due diligence. Attorney will manage due diligence for sales agents, logistic providers and other 3rd party vendors.Attorneys should have at...View Details.
  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 07/05
    Position: Executive Assistant
    Practice Area: Administrative Asst
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    Legal Secretary needed for our client, a corporation located downtown
     
    Requirements:
    Seven plus years of experience as a legal secretary
    Experience with databases, BillQuick is a plus
    Excellent document and file management experience
    Proficient with MS Outlook,...
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  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 07/03
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Estate Planning
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    We are currently working with a prestigious law firm in Houston, Texas that has an immediate need for an Estate Planning Attorney. This is a fantastic job opportunity to work with a very sophisticated and creative practice group representing high-net clients and fiduciaries in estate...View Details.
  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 06/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Trust & Estates
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Trust and Estates Associate position in Houston, TX has just become available through Parker + Lynch Legal, Special Counsel's Attorney Search Division.  To be considered for this opportunity you must have a minimum of two years of experience. You will work for a firm that has...View Details.
  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 06/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Tax Associate position in Houston, TX with a prestigious firm has just become available via Parker + Lynch Legal, Special Counsel's Attorney Search Division.  To be considered for this opportunity you must have a minimum of two years of relevant experience and an LLM from a top...View Details.
  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 06/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Bankruptcy Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Restructuring Associate position with one of the most prestigious firms in the country is immediately available in Houston, TX courtesy of Parker + Lynch Legal, the attorney search division of Special Counsel. Consideration requires at least two years of large law firm experience in...View Details.
  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 06/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Real Estate Partner
     
    A Texas-based, full-service law firm in Texas is expanding its Real Estate practice group. The firm is seeking a Real...
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  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 06/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch Legal is assisting a leading AmLaw firm find a Patent Prosecution Associate for its Houston, TX office.  This is an excellent career opportunity with a premier global firm.  
     
    The ideal candidate will have at least two to three years of experience and...
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  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 06/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch Legal is assisting a top, national firm in Houston find an IP Litigation Associate for its Houston, TX office.  The firm is...View Details.
  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 06/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you tired of the Big Law grind?  Parker + Lynch Legal is assisting a small / medium-sized (yet prominent!) firm in Houston with its search for an Oil & Gas Associate.  This is an outstanding opportunity to work for a firm that combines a small, tight-knit and familial...View Details.
  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 06/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Labor & Employment
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch Legal is assisting a top, national firm find an Employment Law Associate for its Houston, TX office.  This is an excellent...View Details.
  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 06/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch Legal is assisting a prominent Am Law 20 firm with its search for an Investment Funds Associate for its Houston, TX office.  This is an outstanding opportunity to get work for one of the best firms in the world and get highly sophisticated experience in the private...View Details.
  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 06/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Our client, a highly respected mid-size, full-service firm, is looking to build its Intellectual Property practice in Houston. The firm is seeking an IP Partner with a portable book of business of at least $500K to $750K.  The firm will consider any technical background that enhances...View Details.
  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 06/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Business Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A highly-regarded International law firm in Houston is strategically expanding its Global Transactions practice group.  The firm is seeking a Global Transactions Partner with a portable book of business of at least $750K.  
     
    The ideal candidate should have experience...
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  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 06/25
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Environmental Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    An Environmental Law Associate job with one of the top environmental practices in the country is immediately available in Houston, TX courtesy of Parker + Lynch Legal, the attorney search division of Special Counsel.  Consideration requires at least two years of large law firm...View Details.
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